A gas fitter born in St Martin in the Fields, London
Benjamin said he had made a harp with 1,000 strings and could play any tune and instrument! He worked as a musician.
A story revisited by the author when invaluable case notes came to light at the London Metropolitan Archives. What followed resulted in a thorough family history for Walter Cartwright and his family.
Maria MILTON gave birth to 11 children, a challenging life that ended in Horton Asylum.
Poor Elizabeth gave birth to a daughter in Horton Hospital – baptised Elizabeth Lilian Board. We do not know what happened to the baby.